“For communities to survive and thrive, it is important to invest more of our public and private capital into our human capital.
Come be a part of this great coalition as we continue to build and enhance

Eric L. Adams, Brooklyn Borough President


O ne Brooklyn Fund, Inc. promotes collaboration and engagement among Brooklyn’s diverse communities through events, programs, and services. It connects those in need with those who have the resources, and provides for a healthy and secure future for all Brooklyn residents. One Brooklyn Fund, Inc. stimulates cultures, encourages civic pride, and enhances the lives of all Brooklynites.



One Brooklyn Fund Inc., is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Meet our Board of Directors.

Peter Aschkenasy, Chairman
Peter B. Schubert, Vice Chairman
Lisa White, Treasurer
Kelly McGarrity, Secretary
Rotimi Akinnuoye
Ethan Geto
Winnie Greco
David Lombino
Tamia Santana
Edolphus Towns

Meet our Executive Team

Lori H. Luis, PMP, Executive Director
Glenda Silva, Development Director
Angello Bernard, Business Analyst
Andrew Gounardes, Esq., Counsel
Kaila Phillips, Financial Analyst


O ne Brooklyn Fund supports initiatives that improve the lives of our borough’s residents. They include programs for seniors and youth, promoting health and fitness, helping connect those in need to resources, celebrating the culture of Brooklyn’s diverse populations, and supporting philanthropic and cultural activities in neighborhoods from Greenpoint to Gerritsen Beach.

Brooklyn Business Initiatives Supporting small businesses with programs to drive tourism to their locations. Brooklyn Education Exposing our students to technology and options for learning. Brooklyn Health Initiatives Promoting health, wellness and fitness activities for all. Brooklyn Housing Initiatives Sharing information on the affordability, availability, and sustainability of the Brooklyn housing market. Brooklyn Senior Initiatives Connecting seniors and caregivers to services and resources, while highlighting their contributions to our borough. Brooklyn Youth Initiatives Allowing our youth to express themselves creatively and voice their issues, while encouraging healthy and safe lifestyles. Brooklyn Tourism promotes Brooklyn’s many attractions, including its diverse neighborhoods, galleries, hotels, museums, parks, restaurants, shopping, vibrant music scene, and more, helping to strengthen the local economy, create jobs for Brooklynites, and encourage civic pride.



Donate now and be part of our coalition as we build and enhance One Brooklyn! Use the button below to make a secure, tax-deductible contribution.

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Our sincere thanks to these organizations for their commitment to and support of the mission of the One Brooklyn Fund, Inc.


Email us at info@onebrooklynfund.org to learn about sponsorship opportunities.

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Write to One Brooklyn Fund Inc., to keep up to date on community initiatives and other opportunities to participate.


One Brooklyn Fund Inc.
Brooklyn Borough Hall
209 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Email: info@onebrooklynfund.org

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